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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by goasiatravel, Jan 6, 2015.

  1. goasiatravel

    goasiatravel Registered

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    Hi all,

    I got problem with folder have than 100,000 files. I want using file manager in Cpanel to delete old file between specific period time but my browser always show not responding.

    Some one can help me how to limit files show on file manager or other solutions for this?

    Thanks
     
  2. mageshm

    mageshm Well-Known Member

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    @ goasiatravel,

    Yes, its not possible to view via browser. It seem's you don't have root access. So, ask your prvoider for further assistance.
     
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    it's bad idea to do this through web browser. it's better to do it through shell.

    This will give you list of files, which are older than 30 days.
    This will delete files, which are older than 30 days.
     
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    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager
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    Yes, as mentioned, it's likely a better idea to delete these files via the command line (SSH) or through FTP. You may experience memory limitations when attempting to load that many files via File Manager.

    Thank you.
     
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